Lewis Elementary School



Lewis Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lewis Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 45
1 50
2 60
3 45
4 48
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lewis Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 305 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lewis Elementary School is the 630th largest public school in Alabama and the 41,133rd largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 305
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,133rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 630th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 31st out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 512th out of 782

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Lewis Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 156
(51%)
10,067
(51%)
 Female 149
(49%)
9,543
(49%)

Lewis Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 298
(98%)
17,982
(92%)
 White 5
(2%)
239
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
1,205
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
26
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
126
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Lewis Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 221
(72%)
12,637
(64%)
 Not Eligible 84
(28%)
6,973
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Lewis Elementary School is ranked 462nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lewis Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.5%) is higher than the state average of 53.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Lewis Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 348
2007 324
2008 304
2009 259
2010 253
2011 276
2012 421
2013 370
2014 366
2015 305

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 14.5
2007 14.1
2008 13.4
2009 15.2
2010 16.9
2011 17.2
2012 13.4
2013 12.3
2014 14.6
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93296089385475
2006 0.95114942528736
2007 0.94135802469136
2008 0.92763157894737
2009 0.91119691119691
2010 0.6600790513834
2011 0.90217391304348
2012 0.91211401425178
2013 0.92432432432432
2014 0.74863387978142
2015 0.72459016393443

Compare Lewis Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 72.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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